Strike Sweeps Turkey as Gov't Vows Military Force
Police don gas masks as they approach striking union workers on Turkey's Istiklal Avenue. (Photo: @kaytazoff via Twitter) Turkey's deputy prime minister threatened Monday, following a weekend of heightened clashes, that the Turkish Armed Forces (TSK) may be unleashed against protesters should the police fail to keep order.
Choqok Twitter client handed over to community
The developer of the KDE microblogging client has announced that he will hand over development to a community of volunteers. Choqok is currently unable to talk to Twitter as it is using the deprecated API
Canadian Reporters Released From Detention in Turkey
Two Canadian Broadcasting Corp reporters covering protests in Istanbul were detained by Turkish police on Wednesday, and later released, the two reporters said in messages on the social media site Twitter.
Was 2 Chainz robbed at gunpoint?
There is a lot of talk about platinum-selling rapper 2 Chainz being robbed in San Francisco hours before he was scheduled to perform. Police have spoken to the media to share their story and 2Chainz has taken to Twitter to share his.
Gunman in California killing spree had prior brush with law
SANTA MONICA, California - The gunman who killed four people in a shooting rampage in Santa Monica before he was slain by police at a community college in the California seaside town was once a student there and had a brush with the law several years ago as a teenager, police said on Saturday.
Found 1 week ago on channel Reuters